RF-104G EA+115 AG 51 (Aufklärungsgeschwader 51) "Immelmann" at Ingolstadt-Manching Air Base 1967

RF-104G, construction number 683D-6626, model 683-04-10, built by FIAT (Fabbrica Italiana Automobili Torino)
manufactured by Italian Group (ARGE-Italien); RF-104G production in "Recce" photoreconnaissance version
first flight August 28, 1964 coded KC+137 at FIAT, Turin-Caselle
camouflage scheme "Norm 62" according tech order "TA-196"; acceptance date November 6, 1964 by BABwFIAT
EA+127 AG 51 at Ingolstadt-Manching Air Base delivery date on December 10, 1964
EA+115 recoded on December 18, 1964
21+05 burnt out during engine test run at Manching Air Base on August 22, 1968
due to a failure of the air pressure regulator; struck off charge order (AVA) September 19, 1968; written off.

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